Graduate Medical Education Programs in California

Northern California

No GME Programs in Northern California (Redwood Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph Eureka, Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, Petaluma Valley Hospital and Queen of the Valley Medical Center).

Family Residency Program may start in July 2018 at Redwood Memorial Hospital and St. Joseph Eureka.


Southern California - Los Angeles

John Wayne Cancer Institute Surgical Oncology Fellowship

Acting Director: Leland Foshag, MD
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  • Primary Locations: John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center
  • Number of Fellows: 4 per year (8 total)
  • Length of Training: 2 years (optional 3rd year for research)
  • Accreditation Status: Continued Accreditation (ACGME)

Breast Oncology Fellowship

Acting Director: Dennis Holmes, MD
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  • Primary Locations: John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center
  • Number of Fellows: 1 per year
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: Society of Surgical Oncology Approval

Neurosurgery Fellowship

Director: Daniel Kelly, MD
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  • Primary Locations: John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center
  • Number of Fellows: 1 per year
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: Society of Surgical Oncology Approval

Urologic Oncology Fellowship

Director: Timothy G. Wilson, MD
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  • Primary Locations: John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center
  • Number of Fellows: 1 Clinical, 1 Research per year
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: N/A

Southern California - Orange County/High Desert

Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

Program Manager: Stacy Wilton
949-764-8539 | Send Email »

Letters of Agreement for rotations at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian with:

  • Chapman University: Physician Assistant (Observation Only Agreement)
  • Marshal B. Ketchum University: Physician Assistant (Observation Only Agreement)
  • University of Southern California: Fellow, MIS Foregut; Fellow, Breast; Fellow, Transplant (Helato/Liver)
  • University of Irvine: Fellow, Palliative Care (Affiliation Agreement; Program Letter of Agreement & Grant Award Letter); Individual Physician Agreements (Alexis Furze, MD, Richard Granese, MD, Jeffrey Bruss, MD & Arian Mowlavi, MD); Physician Assistant (Clinical Preceptor Agreement)

Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery (Foregut)

Physician Preceptor: John Lipham and Nikolai Bildzukewicz

  • Primary Locations: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
  • Number of Fellows: 1-2
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: N/A

Fellowship in Breast Cancer Surgical Program

Physician Preceptor: Mel Silverstein

  • Primary Locations: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
  • Number of Fellows: 3
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: N/A

Fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Care Program

Physician Preceptor: Vincent Nguyen

  • Primary Locations: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
  • Number of Fellows: 2-3
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: N/A

Fellowship inTransplant (Hepato/Liver) Program

Physician Preceptor: Rick Selby, Maria Stapher and Thomas Pham

  • Primary Locations: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
  • Number of Fellows: 1-2
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: N/A

Mission Hospital

No formal GME Program. Provides an Elective Rotation through ED for University of California ED Residents (contract direct with ED Physicians).

St. Joseph Hospital - Orange

Affiliation Agreements for rotations at St Joseph Hospital Orange with:

  • Children’s Hospital of Orange County (affliated with UCI – Pediatric Residency Rotations)
  • City of Hope National Medical Center (Pediatric Radiation Oncology Resident Rotations)
  • University of California Irvine (Interventional Radiology Resident Rotations)

Resident Rotation Oversight Coordinator: Darlene Harrold
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  • Primary Locations: St Joseph Hospital Orange
  • Number of Pediatric Residents: 30 new residents every year (potential for more doing rotations and can have up to 250 residents)
  • Number of Pediatric Radiation Oncology Residents and Fellows: 3-5 to begin in 2017 (Affiliation Agreement approved and signed in March 2017)
  • Length of Training: 1 month to 1 year
  • Accreditation Status: N/A